The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 11 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 35.48% 33.33% 38.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 64.71% 61.54% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 9
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£339 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £362 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.56 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -6.66%
C#
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 54.84% 54.17% 58.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 15
Average daily rate £339 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £291 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £370 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 10 (38.46%) MVC
4 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
6 7 (26.92%) OO
7 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 6 (23.08%) CSS
7 6 (23.08%) TDD
7 6 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
8 5 (19.23%) HTML
8 5 (19.23%) Web Services
8 5 (19.23%) XML
9 4 (15.38%) SOA
9 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
9 4 (15.38%) CSS3
10 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
10 3 (11.54%) RESTful
10 3 (11.54%) Web Development
10 3 (11.54%) Degree
10 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
10 3 (11.54%) WPF
10 3 (11.54%) XAML
10 3 (11.54%) Finance

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) C# Developer
4 5 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 2 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (7.69%) Software Development Team Leader
7 2 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Web Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (3.85%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 6 (23.08%) CSS
3 6 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (19.23%) Web Services
4 5 (19.23%) XML
4 5 (19.23%) HTML
5 4 (15.38%) CSS3
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (11.54%) RESTful
6 3 (11.54%) WPF
7 2 (7.69%) WCF
7 2 (7.69%) DirectX
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.69%) SOAP
7 2 (7.69%) REST
7 2 (7.69%) HTML5
8 1 (3.85%) WebGL
8 1 (3.85%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.85%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) MVC
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) OO
4 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 6 (23.08%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) SOA
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) Web Development
6 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (11.54%) Web Design
7 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
8 1 (3.85%) Validation
8 1 (3.85%) OOD
8 1 (3.85%) UML
8 1 (3.85%) OOP
8 1 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (3.85%) Time Management
8 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.54%) XAML
4 3 (11.54%) C++
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) VB6
6 1 (3.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
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